The Senate has confirmed Rabbi David Saperstein, making him the first non-Christian to hold the job.
Tag Archives - religious freedom
Paul was not meant to “fit into” society. He was sent to proclaim Christ. We were not meant to “fit into” society. We were meant to shine as lights in a dark world (Phil. 2:15-16).
Religious liberty and conscience, so long considered foundational in the United States of America, has been challenged in no less than three major Supreme Court cases in the last five years, with plenty more on the way.
The State Department’s annual religious freedom report focuses heavily on discrimination, impunity and the displacement of religious minorities.
So, you are a Christian? Congratulations! You belong to the faith where you are expected to suffer in this life.
It is ultimately the Lord, Scripture teaches, Who causes kingdoms to rise and fall; the Potter shapes the clay. And irrespective of their form of government, He blesses when He sees fit, allows bad things to happen and wicked men to prosper, in order to drive people to repentance and faith.